Population: 10,350,194 (July 2001 est.)

Languages: Byelorussian, Russian, other

Background: After seven decades as a constituent republic of the USSR, Belarus attained its independence in 1991. It has retained closer political and economic ties to Russia than any of the other former Soviet republics. Belarus and Russia signed a treaty on a...

Currency: (BYR, No information)

Data from CIA World Factbook. Click on CIA link for more. Click on map or flag for larger images.


Font Foundries from Belarus

 · Dzianis Serabrakou
 · IsteFonts
 · Katsia Jazwinska
 · Koval TF

Typographic People from Belarus

 · Katsia Jazwinska
 · Aliaksei Koval
 · Denis Serebryakov
 · Yuri Zabavchik

Related Links

 · CIA World Factbook: Belarus
 · Ethnologue: Languages of Belarus
 · BBC Country profile: Belarus